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Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Deer Hunter,’ Dies at 77

Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Deer Hunter,’ Dies at 77

1978’s “The Deer Hunter” established him as one of the most vibrant voices of his time....

Jul 3 2016, 3:14am CDT

Google acknowledges Calendar bug could invite people to private events

Google acknowledges Calendar bug could invite people to private events

Google says don't put email addresses into Calendars for now...

Jan 24 2014, 10:13am CST

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

30 years ago today, Steve Jobs unveiled the Macintosh. More accurately, The Great Magician took it out of a bag and let it talk...

Jan 24 2014, 8:48am CST

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

In the lobby of Google’s Building 900 at its Mountain View headquarters, there’s a display of Google-colored squares and rectan...

Jan 24 2014, 5:18am CST

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journal...

Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST

BMW Throws Down The Green Gauntlet At The Detroit Auto Show

BMW Throws Down The Green Gauntlet At The Detroit Auto Show

This year in Detroit BMW showed a slew of new, small cars like the 1- and 2-Series, and a lighter-weight M3 and M4, in its late...

Jan 15 2014, 6:01pm CST

I4U news

How tunnels are built, used along US-Mexico border

How smugglers build and use tunnels along the US-Mexico border NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) — As border security has tight...

Jan 14 2014, 9:56pm CST

5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google

5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google

The big obsession yesterday was with why Google spent $3.2 billion on startup Nest Labs. But lost in the shuffle of the breatht...

Jan 14 2014, 7:56am CST

8 Qualities That Make Leaders Extraordinarily Memorable

8 Qualities That Make Leaders Extraordinarily Memorable

Leaders that strive to be significant seek to create the greatest impact and influence.   These are the types of leaders that w...

Jan 13 2014, 8:51am CST

Self-Evaluations: The Key To Career Development

Self-Evaluations: The Key To Career Development

After the end of the fiscal year, many companies ask employees to complete self-evaluations. These self-evaluations are then re...

Jan 13 2014, 2:51am CST

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now If you happen to work in Cincinnati, Pittsburgh or Fort Lauderdale and...

Jan 10 2014, 3:41pm CST

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Gadget Watch: The desk that tells you to stand up

Gadget Watch: Stir Kinetic desk tells you to stand up for a change, and moves with you LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sitting d...

Jan 10 2014, 10:51am CST

14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work

14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work

14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work Downtime is a rare in most workplaces — but there’s a good chance you’ll experience a sl...

Jan 9 2014, 12:06pm CST

In 2014, Accomplish More By Doing Less

In 2014, Accomplish More By Doing Less

Instead of bullying yourself into adopting new practices that are designed to overhaul your life for the better in 2014, consid...

Jan 9 2014, 6:26am CST

Innovation In Legacy Media Companies -- Not!

Innovation In Legacy Media Companies -- Not!

I had dinner this week with a dear friend who is a Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist. One of the dinner guests is the former he...

Jan 8 2014, 5:11pm CST

'Titanfall' Max Player Count Capped At 6 vs 6, Which Is Just Fine

'Titanfall' Max Player Count Capped At 6 vs 6, Which Is Just Fine

Titanfall is one of the most highly anticipated games of 2014. But recent news has some gamers upset. Yesterday, developer Resp...

Jan 8 2014, 2:51pm CST

10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss

10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss

10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss I once worked on a team that helped produce a nightly television news show. The format...

Jan 8 2014, 9:21am CST

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu

Joe Tsai had been working in Hong Kong for four years as an executive at Swedish investment company Investor AB when in 1999, h...

Jan 8 2014, 6:51am CST

T-Mobile's Gatecrashing CEO May Be A Marketing Genius

T-Mobile's Gatecrashing CEO May Be A Marketing Genius

Eccentric CEOs are a rare breed even in the cutting-edge world of technology, but T-Mobile boss John Legere is one of them, and...

Jan 7 2014, 3:46pm CST

Business's Worst Nightmare: Big Bang Disruption

Business's Worst Nightmare: Big Bang Disruption

“Address books, video cameras, pagers, wristwatches, maps, books, travel games, flashlights, home telephones, dictation recorde...

Jan 7 2014, 3:46pm CST

12 Tips For Staying Productive At Work Through The Bleak Winter Months

12 Tips For Staying Productive At Work Through The Bleak Winter Months

How To Stay Productive Through The Bleak Winter Months Winter is in full swing. The days are shorter, darker and colder—and so...

Jan 7 2014, 12:36pm CST

How To Get The References You Need To Land The Job You Want

How To Get The References You Need To Land The Job You Want

How To Get the References You Need For the Job You Really Want What others say about you is often far more important than what...

Jan 6 2014, 10:36am CST

Mega Millions Winner Claims $324 Million

Mega Millions Winner Claims $324 Million

One of the Mega Millions winners happens to be a man named Steve Tran. He has claimed $324 million of the prizes money after a...

Jan 4 2014, 2:15am CST

Welcome To Age 50: Top Work And Purpose Tips

Welcome To Age 50: Top Work And Purpose Tips

11 Steps To Happiness At Work As the last of the boomers begin to hit the half-century mark in January, we offer 50 tips for t...

Jan 2 2014, 10:11am CST

I4U news

Google Glass Or Snapchat: What Do We Want The Internet To Remember?

As it happens regularly, the Internet was full of contradiction on this last week of the year. On one hand, tech media was all...

Dec 31 2013, 10:06am CST

Doug Richard Of Dragon's Den On Hong Kong's Startup Scene

Doug Richard Of Dragon's Den On Hong Kong's Startup Scene

Doug Richard rose to fame as an investor or “dragon” on the hit BBC TV program Dragon’s Den, the British equivalent of Shark Ta...

Dec 31 2013, 8:56am CST

What To Do When Your Boss Won't Support Your Great Ideas

What To Do When Your Boss Won't Support Your Great Ideas

Frustrated that your company seems to squash you down every time you try to do something innovative at work? You’re probably no...

Dec 31 2013, 7:46am CST

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One Skill That Will Boost Your Value By Fifty Percent in 2014

If you’d like to substantially boost your value as a business professional in 2014, billionaire Warren Buffett has some advice:...

Dec 27 2013, 9:56am CST

7 Things You Should Expect From Your Leaders In 2014

7 Things You Should Expect From Your Leaders In 2014

Employees expect a lot from their leaders and when they don’t get what they expect they begin to lose trust and respect for the...

Dec 27 2013, 9:36am CST

The Remarkably Simple Technique Behind These Innovations In Music And In Business

The Remarkably Simple Technique Behind These Innovations In Music And In Business

What do these innovations have in common? Four members of a rock band get on stage stark naked, duct tape sealing their mouths...

Dec 26 2013, 3:31pm CST

Is College a Sucker Bet?

Is College a Sucker Bet?

I’m proud to say that I’m the father of highly accomplished identical twin high school senior daughters, and like their friends...

Dec 23 2013, 3:31pm CST

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Want To Succeed? Don't Check Your Email - And Work Out At Lunch

David Morken practically sparkles with energy, even over the phone.  Morken is Co-founder and CEO of Bandwidth, a 15-year-old c...

Dec 23 2013, 12:06pm CST

7 Ways Your Father Affected Your Career

7 Ways Your Father Affected Your Career

My father passed away last May at 92, and his passing has spurred me to think even more deeply about our relationship and his i...

Dec 23 2013, 10:16am CST

Jobs With Justice: New Campaigns Take Aim At Low Wages, Working Poor, Falling Middle Class

Jobs With Justice: New Campaigns Take Aim At Low Wages, Working Poor, Falling Middle Class

The organized labor movement is changing, reflecting two large-scale trends. On the one hand, union membership – once 35 percen...

Dec 23 2013, 9:16am CST

We Are The Boss: The Surprising Science of Self Control

We Are The Boss: The Surprising Science of Self Control

You are not running the show—that’s one of bigger lessons from the cutting edge of biology. In recent years, scientists have id...

Dec 23 2013, 9:07am CST

Defending Your Money

Defending Your Money

We are at war. The war I’m talking about doesn’t use those cute, bloodless drones that wreak havoc on foreign soil…or deliver A...

Dec 22 2013, 8:11am CST

Justine Sacco's Nightmare Before Christmas, Twitter-Version

Justine Sacco's Nightmare Before Christmas, Twitter-Version

On Friday, Justine Sacco, a senior P.R. person for corporate giant IAC, which owns dating sites you’ve likely used as well as m...

Dec 21 2013, 11:26am CST

IRS Gets New Boss As It Readies For The 2014 Tax Filing Season

IRS Gets New Boss As It Readies For The 2014 Tax Filing Season

Guess what the Internal Revenue Service is getting for Christmas? A new boss. John Koskinen has been confirmed by the Senate as...

Dec 20 2013, 10:11pm CST

I4U news

This Man's Business Is Providing Fake Job Histories And References

After William Schmidt lost his job as part of a mass layoff from a Columbus, OH auto parts distributor in 2009, several colleag...

Dec 20 2013, 5:41pm CST

What's In Your 2013 Career Highlight Reel?

What's In Your 2013 Career Highlight Reel?

As you inch closer to the end of the year, you might already be focused on plans for 2014. However, don’t forget to celebrate t...

Dec 20 2013, 3:01pm CST